First and foremost, check out what Zando has to offer you this spring. We did, and we were so tempted to add everything to our cart. They have sandals for everyone, if you like being out there with your colours, or simply live by the motto "less is more", you are in for a treat. All your sandal needs will be met! The time has come for you to flaunt your pedis and rock these amazing shoes.

Mr Price

We all know that Mr Price is the go-to for anything and everything and they are still upholding that reputation. Giving you everyday shoes this spring, whether you're going to work, a cocktail party or are simply just looking for those comfortable weather appropriate shoes. Mr Price is here to give you anything from open toe-shoes to sandals for spring. We saw these Gladiator sandals that are to die for, plus they never go out of style, just pair it up with an amazing spring maxi or short dress and you are ready to turn heads!


Ahh Foschini, the mother of amazing sandals in interesting and beautiful colours, these will definitely make you stand out. Rock these, and the compliments will come flying in your direction. They are offering you anything from flip-flops, slides, heals and wedges for spring. Wedges are a timeless classic, as long as you know how to put an outfit together that will compliment your spring wedges, you'll be ready to go. Check these amazing and breathtaking ankle tie wedges that are specially made for the gods!



If you are like us and love setting trends or following the latest in fashion, you'll definitely love the news we have for you when it comes to the shoes at Aldo. Brace yourselves ladies, we've all been saving some moolah for spring, we knew the time would come where we rejoice because our favourite season has arrived. And you do not have to ask Aldo twice to come through with that spring collection. They are bringing you amazing prints, colours and that cool kid style. Look how comfortable and fashion forward these are! Buy two pairs please, one for you and one for us. We did plug you in with where to find these.


Now this is the cool kid's playground, and there is nothing wrong with being the coolest in the block sometimes. Spoil yourself, why don't you? You've survived winter and now you need to reward yourself with these amazing shoes. Okay, we are shamelessly going to admit that sometimes it's okay to do something out of the ordinary. So, here is something a bit of out of the ordinary for spring, we instantly fell in love with some of these sneakers. We know we said we are done with sneakers and boots. But can you imagine how gorgeous these would be with a summer dress and a denim jacket? Yup, we knew you would love the idea!



It's straps, straps and even more straps at Woolworths. Get yourself strapped with these amazing strappy sandals this spring, available in every colour and style, we are pretty sure you'll find something you like somewhere in there. There is a pair of metallic trim t-bar block heel sandals we saw on their website earlier, and we think they would go well with that black dress you have in your closet. Suited for any ladies night out.

Nicci Boutique

Bedazzled sandals galore, is what Nicci Boutique is. If you are looking for something a bit risque or spicy, be sure to check Nicci Boutique. People normally say it is the shoes that make the outfit, and we think whoever said that is a genius because 'tis true! Giving you cluster jewel slide sandals, multi jewel strap sandals, diamante ankle strap sandals, and to top it off and give you that extra pop of colour, check out their rainbow flat sandals.

Nicci Boutique


Truworths is another gem when it comes to spring shoes - comfortable, beautiful and, of course, affordable. Ladies, say it with me "block heels, block heels and more block heels this spring". We all want to look fly, but comfort is key, so why don't you pop by Truworths and check out their spring collection of shoes, from sandals to heels. You will be walking the streets with so much confidence and flair!


This is truly a shoe haven. Shoes for an everyday person, for every outfit and for every occasion. With all prints, textures, designs and colours, you are going to get the exact shoe that fits your mood. Never fear when Rage is near. They are affordable and we are pretty sure you could walk out with sandals that would fit your every outfit, it's like being a different girl everyday. Sounds like something we'd be up for. So if you want to switch things up everyday, check out Rage and their amazing sandals.


And lastly but by no means least, trust Edgars to give you just what you need. They are the definition of trend-setters in all fashion and their shoes are the best of the best. Don't believe us? Check it out yourself! You can spoil yourself and everyone in the family because they have sandals, flip flops, and slides for mom, dad and the kids. See, everyone wins! Check it out!

What Is It?

If you love everything beauty, then you definitely need to visit The Beauty Revolution Festival. Beauty Revolution is a digital beauty community that hosts this beauty festival in South Africa! They're about celebrating your individual beauty and are inspired by breaking down beauty standards and reshaping them.

Over two days, there will be:

So, get your tickets and book your spot!

When Is It?

Friday, 13 March 2020 - Saturday, 14 March 2020.

Where Is It?

Sandton Convention Centre, 161 Maude Street, Sandton, Johannesburg.

How Much Is It?

Get all your tickets on iTickets!

For More Information

For more information, visit the Beauty Revolution's Facebook page, Instagram or website.

Get to Foschini at Mall of Africa!

Shoppers will have a blast at the opening celebrations of Mall of Africa at Foschini! There will be plenty of exclusive opening offers and beauty makeovers for you to enjoy, along with fantastic prizes. Experience their denim ripping station and capture the excitement of this grand opening at the GlamCam photobooth. Plus, you will get the opportunity to meet Foschini’s fabulous Fashion Friends, and win spot prizes throughout this five day celebration!*


There will be plenty of shopping offers available to shoppers. And, best of all, your shopping can get you a chance to win amazing prizes! Offers include:

• Get R150 off when you buy any two News Denim jeans* (and then rip it up at the denim ripping station)

• Spend R600 or more on beauty, and stand the chance to win one of three hampers valued at up to R3 000*

• Win a bag a day, filled to the value of R3 000 with your choice of footwear and accessories*

• Celebrate with Foschini and win an On-the-Go bundle (includes smartphone, tablet and accessories) valued at R3 000*

• Get R50 off when you spend R500 or more*

*Terms and Conditions apply – valid from opening day for five days at Mall of Africa.


When is Mall of Africa opening?

Mall of Africa will be open as of Thursday, 28 April 2016.

Where is it?

Lone Creek Crescent and Magwa Crescent, Waterfall City, Johannesburg.

For more information

To see what Foschini has to offer, click here to visit their website.

For more information about Mall of Africa, call them on (010) 596 1470, or visit their website at

Also check them out on Facebook.


Newtown Junction Mall is a huge shopping complex that offers a wide range of stores, from Foschini, Identity, Mr Price and Bogart to American Swiss, Edgars, Sportscene and more.

After a spot of retail therapy, you can head to their Ster-Kinekor cinema to catch a film, grab a bite to eat at one of the many restaurant options, or work out at the Planet Fitness gym on-site.

Not forgetting the food court that offers you a wide range of franchise restaurants.

Have you been here? Rate and review your experience below!



And is an underground club that mainly specialises in techno and drum ‘n bass parties. Every Thursday night, they host an event called Addictshun, which is a drum ‘n bass party. It’s a rad way to spend a Thursday night but just be warned: this place can suck you in and before you know it, you’ll have stayed way longer than you planned to! On Friday nights, And hosts Toy Toy, a techno bash with resident DJs include Digital Rockit (G-Force, Fabio and Dogstarr), Sound Sensible and Andi Dill. Parties vary on a Saturday night so be sure to keep your ear to the ground to find out what’s going down.

Where: 39a Gwi Gwi Mrwebi Street, Newtown, Johannesburg.

For more information, click here.


Carfax is a super club that hosts all kinds of events – from live bands (both local and international) to DJs and themed parties that sometimes spill out onto the streets. You can be sure that whatever Carfax is doing, they’re doing it well. Carfax also hosts exhibitions as the property is shared by artists who rent studio space here.

Where: 39 Gwi Gwi Mrwebi Street, Newtown, Johannesburg.

For more information, click here.

Craft Coffee

Craft Coffee is a roastery located in the heart of Newtown. The next time you find yourself in need of a pick-me-up, Craft is where to go! They serve it all – from espressos and flat whites to hot chocolate and freezochinos. They also offer a range of sweet treats like red velvet cupcakes, should you feel peckish.

Where: 50 Gwi Gwi Mrwebi Street, Newtown, Johannesburg.

For more information, click here.

Newtown Junction

Newtown Junction is a huge shopping complex where you will find a wide range of stores, from Foschini, Identity, Mr Price and Bogart to American Swiss, Edgars and Sportscene. After a spot of retail therapy, you can head to their Ster-Kinekor cinema to catch a film, grab a bite to eat at one of the many options, or work out at the Planet Fitness gym on-site.

Where: 100 Carr Street, Newtown, Johannesburg.

For more information, click here.

Work Shop New Town

Work Shop New Town is an innovative retail concept that’s taken up shop in Newtown Junction. It is home to a whopping 100 local fashion, design and lifestyle brands! Augustine Clothing, Butter Pudding, Crystal Birch, Famke, Pichulik and Smith are just some of the brands you will find under Work Shop New Town’s roof. Go on, shop ‘til you drop and support local while you’re at it.

Where: In the Potato Sheds at Newtown Junction, 100 Carr Street, Newtown, Johannesburg.

For more information, click here.

The Potato Shed

The Potato Shed is so called because, back in the day, it was quite literally a potato shed. Of course, the menu taps into the restaurant’s history and serves up potatoes in all shapes and forms. On top of that, they make smokehouse-style dishes… so you can expect to sink your teeth into a lamb poker, pulled pork belly and crispy calamari, to name but a few items on their menu. Try it out!

Where: Newtown Junction, 100 Carr Street, Newtown, Johannesburg.

For more information, click here.


Bassline has hosted over 3 000 gigs since its inception in 1994 and it continues to play a vital role in Joburg’s music scene. It’s a concert venue that has hosted famed international acts and celebrated locals alike. Every Thursday, they host Ragga Nights, a themed party that celebrates reggae music. They also host comedy evenings so be sure to keep an eye out to stay in the know.

Where: 10 Henry Nxumalo Street, Newtown, Johannesburg.

For more information, click here.

The Market Theatre

The Market Theatre was founded in 1976, and was constructed out of Joburg’s old fruit market. The theatre then became known as the country’s Theatre of Struggle as it challenged the apartheid era and has since become a huge complex that hosts a wide range of productions.

Where: 138 Lillian Ngoyi (previously Bree) Street, between Miriam Makeba and Margaret Mcingana streets, Newtown, Johannesburg.

For more information, click here.


Sci-Bono is a discovery centre that manages to make learning about science fun for kids. It’s an interactive museum where kids get to explore the subjects of maths, science and technology in a wonderful way. Hint: it’s a great place for kids’ birthday parties too. Sci-Bono also hosts exhibitions.

Where: Corner Miriam Makeba and Helen Joseph (formerly President) Streets, Newtown, Johannesburg.

For more information, click here.

Museum Africa

Museum Africa tells the story of our continent and is a fascinating place to visit. It’s full of artifacts and photographs and home to permanent exhibitions that showcase how the gold rush affected South Africa. The museum often hosts contemporary exhibitions that revolve around our country’s socio-economic history so be sure to keep an eye out for upcoming shows.

Where: 121 Bree Street, Newtown, Johannesburg.

For more information, click here.